A great neighbourhood in Calgary, you will find 8 High-Rise condo buildings within Northwest Calgary with condos for sale. High-Rise condos for sale in Northwest Calgary spend an average of 58 days on market with an average sale price of $240,016 in 2020. 55 High-Rise condo units were sold in Northwest Calgary last year. 4555 Varsity Cl NW had the highest Dork Rating, 8, for a High-Rise condo building in Northwest Calgary in 2020.
A symbol of modern living, the High-Rise building has actually been used throughout history. There is evidence that High-Rise buildings were present 2000 years ago in ancient Rome, though made of mud and sticks and not particularly safe. They were also seen in circular structures in China 700 years ago. Some buildings used 500 years ago in Yemen can still be seen today. At the turn of the last century, High-Rise buildings began to solidify their place in urban centres, as you can see with the development of High-Rise condos for sale in Calgary. Especially in the downtown core. The industrial revolution created the need to bring more workers closer to work and elevators and concrete made them functional. Public housing then pushed the volume of High-Rise condos for sale in and around cities all over the globe. The original reinforced concrete and steel buildings of the mid-century are slowly being replaced by glass condo towers in city centres and megacities. Units are shrinking but public and shared use spaces are increasing by way of amenities like community meeting space, party rooms, fitness centres and even theatres. This, along with the more thoughtful use of the areas that surround these buildings is meant to create livable communities. These living communities will have access to daily needs and services and connected to the larger communities that surround them. Today's best High-Rise condos for sale offer choices for unit style and design, extra amenities to increase community involvement, green space that is cared for by maintenance fees and ground-floor businesses. High-Rise life is best enjoyed in walkable communities with plenty of business and services that connect to the larger city.
4944 Dalton Dr Nw in Northwest Calgary was the most active High-Rise condo building in 2020 with 21 units sold in Northwest Calgary. The High-Rise condo building in Northwest Calgary with the highest average price per sqft last year was 3830 Brentwood Rd Nw at $532 per sqft.
High-Rise condos for sale today can be designed as soft lofts, have multiple floors and have the opportunity for a luxury of options when purchased in the development or preconstruction phase. Building to building, units have a huge range for layout, upgrades, amenities, ceiling heights and storage space. A buyer or renter will need to know what's on their priority list or they risk being overwhelmed by the choices. One commonality will probably be floor to ceiling windows. Growing in popularity is also an open plan for the main living area, something easily found in high-rises today. Anything over eight stories, or a height that firefighters would have difficulty reaching, qualifies as High-Rise. New High-Rise condos for sale in some cities will follow neighbourhood design and sightlines, with some areas upholding height guidelines. Other cities are in a race for the sky and 50 floors wouldn't be out of the ordinary. This is especially true for the glass towers that have so much more flexibility. The record holders and breakers are pushing high rise living ever further with 100+ floor residential towers. Some aiming to push past a full kilometre into the sky.
If you're looking for more High-Rise condo buildings in this area, the neighbourhoods Brentwood and Varsity Acres are nearby. This neighbourhood is Car-Dependent with a walk score of 2. Some Transit is available in Northwest Calgary. This neighbourhood is Somewhat Bikeable with a bike score of 33.
A great neighbourhood in Calgary, you will find 180 condo buildings within Northwest Calgary with condos for sale and rent. These include 137 Low-Rise, 34 Mid-Rise, 23 Pre-Construction, 2 Luxury, 8 High-Rise and 1 Loft. The condos for sale in Northwest Calgary include great amenities. Condos for sale in Northwest Calgary are on the market for an average of 58 days. Northwest Calgary had 514 condos sold within it in 2020, an increase of 136% compared to the year before. Condos for sale in Northwest Calgary had an average sale price of $$274,842 last year, an decrease of -14% from the prior year. Northwest Calgary is Car-Dependent with a walk score of 2. This neighbourhood is Somewhat Bikeable with a bike score of 33. Some Transit is available in Northwest Calgary. Brentwood and Highwood are nearby neighbourhoods.
Northwest Calgary offers a lifestyle full of green space for outdoor lovers, parks include North Haven Off Leash Dog Park and COLLINGWOOD off leash park COL-002. Local schools of Northwest Calgary include Renert, Foundations for the Future (FFCA) and Briar Hill.